Assistant News Director
News 12 New Jersey… a 24/7 regional cable news station watched by more people in New Jersey than any other station… is looking for an Assistant News Director. Be a part of the team that beats most NYC stations in our coverage area every morning. We're available in 1.7 million households. News 12 New Jersey is seeking an enthusiastic and highly motivated candidate to assist the News Director in execution of policies and vision for the channel. They will oversee daily news and weather coverage and work closely with Executive Producers on story selection and distribution. Responsible for programming and editorial content, including, supervising, directing, scheduling and coordinating newsgathering and production of newscasts and distribution onto all interactive platforms including web, ITV and social media. Also responsible for hiring, developing and supervising staff. Will supervise all phases of production/programming, including graphic elements, and technical elements in coordination with operations staff as well as news gathering, including overseeing editorial content, and managing story assignments. Will supervise special programming, including elections and town meetings. Responsible to provide coaching, training, and performance reviews for staff. Will manage costs within budget, and assists with forecasts and financial planning. To view the full qualifications for this position and submit your resume, please click on the apply button below. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintain a drug-free and smoke-free workplace.